MSENSE® VAM

Use vibroacoustics to analyze the heartbeat of your tap-changer

On-load tap-changers are among the most important and critical components of power transformers. It is therefore crucial for grid operators, to be able to ascertain their condition at any time. Based on our experience from over 20 years of tap-changer monitoring, we have developed a unique online diagnostic tool: MSENSE® VAM.
VAM stands for vibroacoustic measurement and this device can be used universally for all types and brands of OLTC. 

Good to know: Our service goes even one step further. Our VAM ANALYSIS SERVICE offers a detailed report with recommendations and actions

Your Advantages at a Glance

  1. Indicates faults at an early stage that are not detected with other online monitoring methods

  2. The self-learning algorithm guarantees easy integration into any transformer and can be used for a wide range of tap-changers from other manufacturers.

  3. Integrated system solution through flexible combination options with other ETOS® modules

  4. VAM ANALYSIS SERVICE provides probable causes and clear instructions for action

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ONE OF A KIND: CONTINUOUS MEASUREMENT AND DETAILED ANALYSIS FROM MR

Use vibro-acoustics to analyze the heartbeat of your tap-changer
PREVENTION IS THE TOP PRIORITY

100%

additional protection for the tap-changer.
MSENSE® VAM detects anomalies before they become a problem.
Operational reliability and maintenance optimization through the world's first online solution for vibro-acoustic monitoring. Self-learning algorithms.

 

preventive analysis detects possible weaknesses early on

preventive analysis detects possible weaknesses early on

  • Mechanical irregularities in the tap-changer, e.g. on the spring mechanism and during the switching sequence
  • Time differences in the switching process compared to reference measurements
  • Contact anomalies in the tap-changer 
  • Bent selector arms

How MSENSE® VAM works

 

Contact our Experts

Steve Averitt

Area Sales Manager
Alabama, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi

Phone +1 731 4206049
E-Mail s.averitt@us.reinhausen.com

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Edward Hed

Area Sales Manager
Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Utah, Washington, Wyoming

Phone +1 731 6182188
E-Mail e.hed@us.reinhausen.com

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Jesus Sanchez

Area Sales Manager
Arizona, Hawaii, California, Nevada, New Mexico

Phone +1 731 618 0906
E-Mail J.Sanchez@us.reinhausen.com

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Paul Shuttleworth

Area Sales Manager
Colorado, Oklahoma, Texas

Phone +1 731 6168729
E-Mail p.shuttleworth@us.reinhausen.com

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Anthony Milone

Area Sales Manager
Connecticut, Delaware, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont

Phone  +1 610 8238826
E-Mail a.milone@us.reinhausen.com

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Jarrad Weiss

Area Sales Manager
Florida, Georgia, South Carolina

Phone +1 731 6189267
E-Mail j.weiss@us.reinhausen.com

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Charley Harwell

Area Sales Manager
Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wisconsin

Phone +1 513 9402386
E-Mail c.harwell@us.reinhausen.com

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Tony Boyd

Area Sales Manager
Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri, Tennessee

Phone +1 731 3945596
E-Mail t.boyd@us.reinhausen.com

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Carlos Bittner

Area Sales Manager
North Carolina, Ohio, Virginia, West Virginia

Phone +1 731 2170103
E-Mail c.bittner@us.reinhausen.com

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